Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1961
1-Month
6.75"
(171.45mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1960 1976, 1986
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1936
Ties: 1958
Mar–Apr 1961
2-Month
11.00"
(279.40mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1960 1985
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1944
Feb–Apr 1961
3-Month
16.96"
(430.78mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
5.44"
(138.17mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1960 1925
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1944
Jan–Apr 1961
4-Month
19.65"
(499.11mm)
15.35"
(389.89mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1960 1986
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Dec 1960–Apr 1961
5-Month
21.72"
(551.69mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1986
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Nov 1960–Apr 1961
6-Month
22.91"
(581.91mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1959 1911
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Oct 1960–Apr 1961
7-Month
25.34"
(643.64mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Sep 1960–Apr 1961
8-Month
30.52"
(775.21mm)
28.83"
(732.28mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Aug 1960–Apr 1961
9-Month
34.43"
(874.52mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Jul 1960–Apr 1961
10-Month
42.14"
(1,070.36mm)
39.63"
(1,006.60mm)
2.51"
(63.76mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1965
Jun 1960–Apr 1961
11-Month
46.49"
(1,180.85mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Ties: 1962
May 1960–Apr 1961
12-Month
48.82"
(1,240.03mm)
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1959 1955
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1929
Nov 1959–Apr 1961
18-Month
72.78"
(1,848.61mm)
69.60"
(1,767.84mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1958 2002
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1965
May 1959–Apr 1961
24-Month
111.38"
(2,829.05mm)
95.91"
(2,436.11mm)
15.47"
(392.94mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1965
May 1958–Apr 1961
36-Month
157.18"
(3,992.37mm)
144.02"
(3,658.11mm)
13.16"
(334.26mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
May 1957–Apr 1961
48-Month
213.44"
(5,421.38mm)
191.89"
(4,874.01mm)
21.55"
(547.37mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
May 1956–Apr 1961
60-Month
251.95"
(6,399.53mm)
239.79"
(6,090.67mm)
12.16"
(308.86mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/